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The Resource Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown

Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown

Label
Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson
Title
Playing to win
Title remainder
the story of Althea Gibson
Statement of responsibility
by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Growing up in Harlem, Althea Gibson was heading down the wrong path until she found her calling. She went on to become the first African American women to be ranked as the number one woman tennis player in the world
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 796.342/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV994.G53
LC item number
D43 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1075851
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
[32] pages
Isbn
9780823419265
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2004052275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1075851
  • (Sirsi) 1075851
  • (OCoLC)55657349
Label
Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1075851
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
[32] pages
Isbn
9780823419265
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2004052275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1075851
  • (Sirsi) 1075851
  • (OCoLC)55657349

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